Holiday Cottage in St Ives
Sleeps 4 - Bedrooms 2 - From £329
Located a few minutes from the heart of St Ives, Mexico Bay is a stunning apartment a few minutes from the amazing Porthminster Beach, a blue flag, sandy beach which is more sheltered than Porthmeor beach the other side of St Ives and hence ideal for families. Explore winding, narrow streets filled with beautiful shops, historic buildings and world-class galleries, including The Tate Gallery and The Barbara Hepworth Museum. With so much to do in the town and incredible beaches on your doorstep, Mexico Bay is an opportunity not to be missed for anyone looking for a holiday in St Ives.
Ground Floor: Entrance through into communal stairwell, Gwithian is on the 1st floor.
First Floor: Entrance hall with doors to Kitchen with fully fitted units, breakfast table and chairs. Master bedroom, with views to Gwithian and Godrevy, 5' bed, chest of drawers and wardrobe. Living room with comfortable sofas, dining table in the bay window, fireplace with electric fire. fabulous views, Smart TV, a door from the hall to family shower room with shower, WC and hand basin. Second bedroom with twin 3' beds.
Facilities & Services
Heating is via gas central heating throughout. The kitchen has a range of equipment. There is an electric oven and gas hob, a microwave, toaster, kettle, American style fridge / freezer, dishwasher and combined washing dryer. The sitting room has a large flat-screen digital Smart TV, there is a DVD player. There is an iron & ironing board.
Electricity, gas, heating, bed linen & towels are all included but you will need to provide your own beach towels. Unfortunately, dogs are not accepted at Gwithian. There is an allocated car parking space to the side of the building. Strictly no smoking is allowed. There is a cot and highchair available on request. Unlimited WiFi is available at the property.
General Booking Information
Arrival / Departure is normally a Friday.
Short breaks are available during quieter periods.
£200 pre-authorised to your credit or debit card as a security deposit is required.
Discounts available for couples staying for 7 nights outside the peak season, using one bedroom only.
Skidden House at the bottom of Skidden Hill is the oldest working hotel in the town as well as the first hostelry where Guinness was sold in the UK in circa 1760. St Ives and St Columb Major near Newquay are the only two locations left in Cornwall where 'Hurling the Silver Ball' takes place, once one of Cornwall’s most ancient and intriguing customs. St Ives and Carbis Bay have recently been presented with a Silver Gilt as part of the "Britain in Bloom" campaign, they also boast some amazing north coast beaches.
But the main draw of the town has always been the stunning golden sands and azure blue waters, with glorious views stretching from Godrevy and Gwithian all the way to Hayle.
Porthminster at Harlequins apartments is central for the areas and villages of the west of Cornwall, Land's End, Mousehole, Penzance and St Michaels Mount. Facilities for golf, sailing, course and sea fishing are all available within easy reach. You can take country and coastal walks or visit local country pubs for well-priced meals or shop in the local superstores in St Ives and Penzance. There are a wealth of gardens to explore. The mines at Lelant, Geevor, Bottalack and Poldark are a short drive away. The Minack Theatre and Porthcurno beach are also well worth a visit.
4.7 out of 5
Service and Staff: 3
Value For Money: 5
Very comfortable with great views. Some sort of shelving would be handy in the bathroom also a blind on the inside of the apartment door. Apart from these points everything was perfect.
From the Owner:
4.8 out of 5
Service and Staff: 5
Value For Money: 5
Lovely place would stay again just quite high up so wouldnA?t recommend for people with mobility issues.
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